60-Year-old Scottsdale major killed in Iraq

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WASHINGTON -- A Fort Riley soldier from Scottsdale has been killed in Iraq.

The Pentagon said Wednesday that Maj. Steven Hutchinson, 60, died Sunday after a homemade bomb went off near his vehicle in Al Farr, Iraq.

Hutchinson was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 34th Armor Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Infantry Division at Ft. Riley.

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